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Flaring at Chevron in Richmond

Last updated: 10 p.m. Thursday, December 18, 2014

The flaring has currently stopped at Chevron in Richmond but there may be intermittent flaring this evening. Flaring is a controlled burn off of gas. Our Hazardous Materials staff assessed the situation and determined a shelter-in-place was not needed.

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24 Hour Hotlines/Crisis Counseling

Mental Health Crisis Services

1-888-678-7277
For emergencies and referral information call 1-888-678-7277 any time day or night. The call is free.

Stand! Against Domestic Violence:

(Formerly Battered Women's Alternatives)
1-888-215-5555

Emergency shelter, legal assistance, and a variety of other resources for victims of intimate partner violence. Operated 24 hours/day. Offices in Richmond, Concord, and Antioch.
http://www.standagainstdv.org

Casa Hispana:

925-689-1799
Immigration law and legal consultation offered Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Located in Concord.

Child Abuse Prevention Council:

925-946-9961
http://capc-coco.org/
For referrals to parenting resources, training on child abuse issues, etc. Calls taken mon. - fri., 9 am - 5 pm. Based in Walnut Creek.

Contra Costa Crisis Center:

1-800-833-2900
http://www.crisis-center.org/
24-hour suicide hotline; grief counseling program; suicide prevention; and more. Based in Walnut Creek.

Elder Abuse Prevention:

888-545-SAFE (or 510-233-3427)
Offers advice on elder abuse situations Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Offices in Richmond.
http://www.oaktrees.org/elder/

Homeless Hotline:

1-800-808-6444
Referrals to homeless shelters in the East Bay, operated 24 hours/day.

International Institute:

510-451-2846
Immigration paperwork for battered and low-income women. Contact Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Located in Oakland.
http://www.iieb.org/

Community Violence Solutions:

Operates 24 hour crisis hotline that can also provide referrals to the Center's individual and group counseling; sexual assault victim advocacy. Offices in Richmond and Antioch.

West County: 510-236-7273
Central County: 925-798-7273
East County: 925-439-7273

Rainbow Community Center:

925-692-0090
http://www.rainbowcc.org/
Community service center serving Contra Costa's lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgendered communities.

Victim/Witness Program:

1-800-648-0600
Consultation on how victims of violence can apply for restitution from the state of California.Calls taken Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Located in Martinez.